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Data mining class action settles for $14 million

  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 28 2014

An Illinois court recently approved a no-fault settlement agreement resolving claims brought against comScore Inc. that the company had collected

Retailer whistleblower victory

  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • September 15 2014

As reported in our March 2012 issue, a multitude of whistleblower suits were filed, by an opportunistic Chicago based law firm in the wake of the

Financial services update July 21 2014 industry news

  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • July 21 2014

On July 18th, Risk.net recounted former SEC Chair Harvey Pitt's proposal for resolving concerns that U.S. firms are avoiding U.S. oversight of their

Class certification denied to Hulu users in video privacy claim

  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • June 25 2014

A California federal judge disallowed the certification of a class action which had accused Hulu LLC of violating the Video Privacy Protection Act by

NLRB Judge strikes Hooters franchise social media policy

  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • June 16 2014

An Administrative Law Judge (ALJ) for the National Labor Relations Board recently ruled that a Hooters franchise unlawfully fired a waitress who

Court permits case over transmission of Facebook ID to continue

  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • May 6 2014

A district court recently ruled that a class action alleging violations of the Video Privacy Protection Act (VPPA) could proceed against Hulu LLC. A

Data breach suit allowed to proceed against LinkedIn

  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • May 5 2014

An ongoing case arising from a 2012 LinkedIn data breach incident has survived dismissal in the Northern District of California. The original

The recent ruling confirming the FTC’s authority to sue companies for cybersecurity failures: why this matters to the financial services industry

  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • April 16 2014

For more than a decade, the Federal Trade Commission ("FTC") has investigated companies for maintaining what the FTC believes are unreasonable data

It’s official: online travel companies need only pay San Diego’s occupancy tax on the wholesale price

  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • April 11 2014

In a suit brought by the City of San Diego, the California Court of Appeal recently ruled that online travel companies ("OTCs"), such as Priceline

Illinois Supreme Court strikes down “click through” nexus

  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • April 11 2014

The Illinois Supreme Court in Performance Marketing Association, Inc. v. Hamer, 2013 IL 114496 (October 18, 2013) struck down Illinois' law imposing